Why ride a steel bike?

Carbon fibre. It’s like putting a magic wand in the hand of bike designers. You can make it very light….

Bargain bikes! EOFY sale 2018

It’s end of financial year sale time, and we’ve all gone a bit troppo. We’re having an EOFY sale, and…

David’s custom flat bar Soma Fog Cutter

David wanted a custom, do-all, ‘last-bike-he’ll-ever-buy‘ kind of commuter bike. Over a 10-month period he chatted to our staff member…

A local’s guide to Melbourne’s Capital City Trail

The Capital City Trail (CCT) is one of Melbourne’s best bike rides. A 30km loop through inner Melbourne, it’s scenic,…

Which Brompton should I purchase?

From our recent article about how to choose a bike, if you found a folding bike ticks your boxes you…

Bicycle buyer’s guide #1: What type of bike should I buy?

When you’re looking for a new bike, it’s easy to become overwhelmed, and it can be hard to figure out…

Sam’s Di2 Alfine Wolverine super-commuter

We’ve done quite a few custom builds with the Soma Wolverine now (check out our custom build archives here), but…

Daylight savings is ending. Time to light up your ride.

Daylight savings is ending soon (boooooo). From (Easter Sunday) April 1st you’ll be riding home in the dark (double booooo)….

Catherine Deveny’s ten reasons you should get an electric bike

All of Catherine’s household ride bikes for transport.  Increasingly, they’re now choose an eBike.  Read her article below and find…